Paid weeks per year: 46.94
Fixed term: August 2023 to support an individual child while at the school.
We are looking to appoint a committed, versatile, motivated and enthusiastic Individual Needs Assistant to join us from September 2022.
About the role
We are looking for someone who is experienced in working with children with significant Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs. Experience of Attachment Aware responses and background in trauma informed practice is highly desirable.
The successful candidate will be committed to understanding specific triggers and behaviours and forming positive relationships with pupils, whilst maintaining clear and consistent boundaries and expectations.
This can be a physically demanding role and good physical health is essential.
The successful candidate must:
· be able to work under the direction of the class teacher and SENCo as well as being required to use their own initiative.
· have good communication skills, an interest in child development as well as high expectations and aspirations for all.
· have experience of working with or caring for primary aged children within a school situation.
Hangleton Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Closing date: Noon Wednesday 1st July 2022
Interview date: w/c 4th July 2022
Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school address:
Hangleton Primary Dale View Hangleton, Hove BN3 8LF / Benfield Primary School 255 Old shoreham Road , Portslade, Brighton BN41 1XS
Work Permits: This role does not meet the requirement for UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Successful candidates will need to evidence that they have the Right to Work in the UK.
Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.
Brighton & Hove Schools - Taking Action for Equality
The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.